Carroll Gardens has established itself as a Brooklyn favorite. Although flush with hip bars, boutiques, and restaurants, this neighborhood has never lost its old-NYC mystique. Quintessential brownstones line tree-trimmed sidewalks and local retailers and Italian eateries populate its cheerful main street. For a stroll or a stay, Carroll Gardens promises a healthy dose of Brooklyn's cool candor.See 137 places to stay Save this neighborhood
Carroll Gardens: Italian Comforts in a Stylish Place to Dwell
Experience the charm of Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn! A traditionally Italian-American neighborhood, it is now dotted with lovely boutiques, shops and cafes, and yet has retained many of its long-standing family run businesses."
Distinctive Dining and Hand-Crafted Drinks at Brooklyn's Finest
The neighborhood is family-oriented with several schools and playgrounds close by; there is also a neighborhood pool not too far. Fortunately, Carroll Gardens does not sacrifice its nightlife and social scene for its homely family vibe. Smith Street and Court Street have plenty of restaurants, coffee shops, bars, and shopping to choose from."
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Jacob Krupnick is a director and photographer from Brooklyn. In 2011, he released the feature-length dance film "Girl Walk // All Day", a non-stop music video shot entirely in the streets of NYC. Since then, he’s spent his time creating one-of-a-kind, immersive screening experiences all over the world. Shooting for Airbnb was a great excuse for Jacob to wander the city with a camera in hand, thinking about what best defines the feel of a neighborhood.